Pine Leaves is calm, warm-toned shade of cool yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm blue, cool red or cool cyan
|Color Shade:||cool yellow (82.86° hue)|
|Lightness:||48.43% (better contrasting with white)|
If you're looking for a similar cool yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Pine Leaves Color. The Equatorial Forest color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Creamed Avocado (#70804d) for more calm effect. Try Terrain as it also a bit more faded and calm.
#735b9b is the best complementary color to Pine Leaves. Warm blue shades generally complement the cool yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #839b5c complementary color is Deluge, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.
The analogous palette of warm yellow, cool yellow, and warm green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Asparagus are #9b935b and #639b5b. Thus found on the left and right of #839b5c on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Barley Corn and Asparagus colors as they work well with Pine Leaves.
The split-complementary Pine Leaves palette consists of #935b9b and #5b639b colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#735b9b). Try Trendy Pink and Waikawa Gray colors in combination with #839b5c, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.
The triadic palette of #839b5c offers a combination of warm magenta and cool cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Pine Leaves. Thus Strikemaster and Horizon giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.
The square color palette of Pine Leaves contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Deluge, Breaker Bay, and Au Chico split by 90° on the color wheel. #839b5c square combo is a palette of cool yellow, warm cyan, warm blue and cool red shades that work together well.
The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Pine Leaves tetradic combo consists of warm blue complementary color (#735b9b) and two others. The Horizon is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Leather – 120° from the complementary Deluge. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5b839b and #9b735b.
In a RGB color space, hex #839b5c is made of 35% red, 41% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Pine Leaves has a hue angle of 82.86°, a saturation of 25.51% and a lightness of 48.43%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #839b5c is made of 9.41% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.7% yellow and 39.22% black ink.
|RGB Percentage||35%, 41%, 24%|
|CMYK||9.41, 0, 24.7, 39.22|
|HSV (or HSB)||hsv(82.86,40.65%,60.78%)|